What do I need a permit for?

You need a building permit for any new construction, residential or commercial.

For example:

  • Accessory structures: garages, carports, sheds (both permanent and moveable), porches/decks
  • Residential and commercial roofing (must be done by a licensed roofing contractor)
  • Concrete work
  • Swimming pools
  • Siding
  • Electrical (commercial wiring, any new services, new residential construction)
  • New residential and/or commercial plumbing
  • New or replacement water and sewer services
  • Signs (commercial and residential)
  • Residential and commercial fences
  • Residential or commercial additions
  • Major renovation work